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“Cinehassee” Film Festival Explores Latin American Culture

by on October 16, 2021 0

Hispanic Graduate Student Association (HiGSA) celebrates its fifth edition “Cinéhassee” Ibero-American Film Festival throughout the month, with films that showcase Indigenous communities. Film festival director Luis Porto said the theme emerged after careful planning to highlight the history and continued cultural significance of these communities in Latin America and beyond. “I find it interesting...

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Minnetonka Moccasins CEO apologizes for taking advantage of Native American culture

by on October 13, 2021 0

The CEO of Minnetonka Moccasins has apologized for taking advantage of Native American culture. The company is committed to doing more to support tribal communities and has timed its Monday apology to coincide with Columbus Day / Indigenous Peoples Day. AMERICAN ATROCITIES? KAMALA HARRIS KNOWS NOTHING “We deeply and significantly apologize for benefiting from...

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Minnetonka CEO apologizes for appropriating Native American culture: NPR

by on October 12, 2021 0

A child-sized Minnetonka suede and leather moccasin, pictured in 2011. The company apologized for appropriating Native American culture and pledged to do more to support Indigenous communities. Carlos Osorio / Toronto Star via Getty Images hide caption toggle legend Carlos Osorio / Toronto Star via Getty Images A child-sized Minnetonka suede and leather moccasin,...

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Moccasin maker Minnetonka apologizes for appropriating Native American culture

by on October 12, 2021 0

A child-sized Minnetonka suede and leather moccasin, pictured in 2011. The company apologized for appropriating Native American culture and pledged to do more to support Indigenous communities. Carlos Osorio | Toronto Star via Getty Images Minneapolis-based shoe company Minnetonka is not actually run by Native Americans, its CEO admitted Monday. David Miller released the...

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American Culture »J-Wire

by on October 8, 2021 0

October 8, 2021 by Jeremy Rosen Read the article The debacle in Afghanistan proved how difficult it is to change the culture of another country. Jeremy Rosen The United States tried it in Vietnam and Iraq and failed. How arrogant to think he could be successful in Afghanistan. Especially since all the other peur...

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